The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 82 92 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Contract jobs citing SOAP 44 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.76% 1.39% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.99% 4.65% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 20
Average daily rate
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£340 £315 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
734 688 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.28% 29.82% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 429 314
Average daily rate £340 £315 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +17 40 £340 +7.93% 15
South Yorkshire -11 4 £450 +85.56% 2
North Yorkshire - - - -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 36 (48.00%) Web Services
2 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.67%) .NET
4 26 (34.67%) XML
4 26 (34.67%) REST
5 24 (32.00%) C#
6 22 (29.33%) Java
7 19 (25.33%) WCF
8 17 (22.67%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (21.33%) Oracle
9 16 (21.33%) Apex Code
10 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (20.00%) HTML
10 15 (20.00%) SQL
11 14 (18.67%) Integration Testing
11 14 (18.67%) Release Management
12 13 (17.33%) jQuery
12 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
12 13 (17.33%) CRM
13 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
13 12 (16.00%) Finance
13 12 (16.00%) Ajax
13 12 (16.00%) SoapUI
14 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
14 11 (14.67%) SOA
15 10 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (12.00%) MVC
16 9 (12.00%) Hibernate
16 9 (12.00%) Spring
16 9 (12.00%) WSDL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) SAS
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) Drupal
3 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.33%) Liferay
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) HTTP
2 4 (5.33%) CTI
2 4 (5.33%) LDAP
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.67%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.00%) MySQL
7 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.67%) OLAP
8 2 (2.67%) MOLAP
8 2 (2.67%) ROLAP
8 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.33%) Redis
9 1 (1.33%) Riak
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (10.67%) Eclipse
3 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
4 6 (8.00%) JUnit
5 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.67%) JProfiler
6 4 (5.33%) Selenium
6 4 (5.33%) Subversion
6 4 (5.33%) Hudson
6 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.00%) Maven
7 3 (4.00%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.67%) JMeter
8 2 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.67%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.33%) VisualVM
9 1 (1.33%) NSubstitute
9 1 (1.33%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Local Government
3 1 (1.33%) Automotive
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (62.67%) Developer
2 16 (21.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 12 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Tester
5 10 (13.33%) Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Test Analyst
7 8 (10.67%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Architect
8 6 (8.00%) Technical Developer
9 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Performance Tester
9 5 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Senior Tester
11 3 (4.00%) CRM Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
12 2 (2.67%) Consultant
12 2 (2.67%) Data Architect
12 2 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.00%) Web Services
2 29 (38.67%) .NET
3 26 (34.67%) XML
3 26 (34.67%) REST
4 19 (25.33%) WCF
5 15 (20.00%) HTML
6 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (17.33%) jQuery
7 12 (16.00%) Ajax
8 9 (12.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (12.00%) Spring
8 9 (12.00%) WSDL
9 8 (10.67%) CSS
10 7 (9.33%) RESTful
11 6 (8.00%) XSD
11 6 (8.00%) JSON
12 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.67%) ODBC
12 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 5 (6.67%) Ontologies
1 5 (6.67%) Chemistry
1 5 (6.67%) Open Source
1 5 (6.67%) User Experience
1 5 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) IVR
3 2 (2.67%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.67%) W3C
3 2 (2.67%) Replication
3 2 (2.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.67%) AIX
3 2 (2.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.67%) Release Management
2 14 (18.67%) Integration Testing
3 13 (17.33%) CRM
4 11 (14.67%) SOA
4 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.00%) MVC
5 9 (12.00%) Performance Testing
6 8 (10.67%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.33%) ETL
7 7 (9.33%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (8.00%) Change Control
9 5 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 5 (6.67%) UML
9 5 (6.67%) RAD
10 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.33%) Multithreading
10 4 (5.33%) Performance Management
10 4 (5.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) C#
2 22 (29.33%) Java
3 16 (21.33%) Apex Code
4 15 (20.00%) SQL
5 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.67%) SPARQL
7 4 (5.33%) XPath
7 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
8 2 (2.67%) BeanShell
9 1 (1.33%) PHP5
9 1 (1.33%) Python
9 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) ISEB
2 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (21.33%) Oracle
3 3 (4.00%) IBM
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Sun
4 2 (2.67%) HP
4 2 (2.67%) Novell
4 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.67%) Sybase
4 2 (2.67%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.33%) Siebel
5 1 (1.33%) NetSuite
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